Shoot it Out. The finalists

2nd edition - On the Silk Road

Palazzo delle Esposizioni is pleased to present the selected short films concurring to the second edition of Shoot it out - exhibit your short film, contest linked to the exhibition On the Silk Road. Ancient Pathways Between East and West. An occasion to explore and interpret using the imagination of cinematographic narration, the wide range of subjects of a great exhibition.
The works, mainly Italian premieres, arrived from all around the world and are now presented to the public in a two-day screening event.  On Saturday 2nd will also take place the award ceremony sustained by La Placa and Canon, during which the best short films will be awarded at the presence of the cinematographic critic Francesco Castelnuovo from Sky Cinema and the public jury.

 

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Palazzo delle Esposizioni - Sala Cinema
Scalinata di via Milano 9 A, Roma
ADMISSION FREE WHILE PLACES LAST


Dal: 01/03/2013
Al: 02/03/2013







01/03/2013 20:00
Shoot it Out. On the Silk Road. The finalists - cinema
admission free

 

PEACE CARAVAN

Journey along the Silk Road: Xinjiang Province, China by Marla Mossman. Usa, 2012, documentary, 17'5'' - Italian premiere

The captivating glance of an American photographer will lead us to the discovery of the contemporary Silk Road.

 

RUNNER II

by Tommy & Markus Vad Flaaten. Norway, 2009, animation, 2'37'' - Italian premiere

A man travels through different worlds searching his own "home".

 

AN INCOMPLETE HISTORY OF THE TRAVELOGUE, 1925 

by Sasha Waters Freyer. USA, 2012, 9'50'' - Italian premiere

Home movies of an American family in 1925, returns the spirit of an Era of discoveries.

 

SUB

by Jossie Malis Álvarez. Spain, 2012, 15'

To be part of a globalized world, is necessary to be "creative"...

GOOD BUY ROMA

by Gaetano Crivaro and Margherita Pisano. Italy, 2012, documentary, 19'40''

From 2003, 100 families from 3 different continents live together in a disused barrack in Rome.

 

SEALED LIPS 

by Sofi Basseghi. Australia, Iran, 2012, 6' - Italian premiere

A crippled contemporary Sheherazade tells the sufferings of the Silk Road today's women.

 

WHILE THE TRAIN RUNS

by Enrico Parenti. Italy, 2013, docudrama, 9'15'' - World premiere

The East deprived of its rural tradition, runs fast trying to catch up the train of Western civilization.

 

ONE OVER WANDERLUST 

by Brendon Kingsbury. USA, 2010, 12'48'' - Italian premiere

A personal journey through past and present memories.

 

 




02/03/2013 20:00
Shoot it Out. On the Silk Road. The finalists - cinema
admission free

 

THE WEIGHTLESS TRAVELLER

by Eva Comers. Canada, 2010, animation, 15' - Italian premiere

A magic fable about a travel from West to East.

 

SALAM & LOVE

by Julien Rotterman. France, 2010, 2'21'' - Italian premiere

An impossible story between two women in Afghanistan.

 

BEIJING DOUBLE HAPPINESS

by Cristina Nistico' and Sergio Ponzio. Italy, 2011, 12'31''

An hypermedia travel diary, a perceptive experience in a contemporary Beijing.  

 

QAJARI's CAT

by Ashkan Rahgozar Iran, 2008, animation, 7'56'' - Italian premiere

An ancient legend about a very sick King and a special cat in Qajar kingdom.

 

GEFILTE FISH

by Shelly Kling. Israel, 10'50'', 2008 - Italian premiere

With which spirit we do strive to follow traditions?

 

THE MERCHANT FROM VENICE

by Marco Fantechi. Italy, 2013, animation, 2'37'' - World premiere

When Man pushes himself beyond the borders and meets the unknown.

 

LA BODA

by Marina Seresesky. Spain, 2012, 12'

A community of immigrants in Madrid succeed in staying close despite the distance.

 

AWARD CEREMONY 

 
 
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